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Maybe Next Spring: Existing-Home Sales Fell Again in May

The spring home shopping season has so far been a bit of a bust. Existing-home sales in May were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate...

Housing Starts Jumped in May But Permits Fell

Driven by pent-up demand due to a lack of inventory, builders took advantage of the nice weather in May to increase production month-over-month and...

Despite Major Obstacles, Millennials’ Desire For Homeownership is Strong

Despite rising home prices and higher mortgage interest rates, millennials are more determined than ever to become homeowners, recent industry reports show. In First American’s...

CoreLogic: Home Equity Gains Topped $1 Trillion in Q1

About 84,000 residential properties regained equity in the first quarter, reducing the total number of properties in negative equity by about 3%, according CoreLogic’s...

Rising Home Prices Creating Divergence in Consumer Attitudes Toward Buying/Selling

The rapid rise in home prices is resulting in a divergence in consumer attitudes toward buying and selling a home, Fannie Mae’s Home Purchase...

CoreLogic: U.S. Home Prices Increased 1.2% in April

U.S. home prices continued to rise in April, increasing 1.2% compared with March and 6.9% compared with April 2017, according to CoreLogic’s home price...
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NAR: High Home, Gas Prices Could ‘Weigh on the Psyche’ of Potential Buyers

After two straight months of modest increases, pending home sales dipped in April to their third-lowest level over the past year, according to the...

Percentage of Borrowers Underwater Is Lowest in a Decade

According to Zillow's 2017 Q4 Negative Equity Report, the share of homeowners who owe more than the value of their home is 9.1%, falling...
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Florida Sees Increased Demand for Single-Family Homes

In April, Florida's housing sector reported more closed sales, higher median prices and more new listings from owners ready to enter the market, according...
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Don’t Expect Home Prices To Slow Down: S&P Dow Jones Indices

Over the last 12 months, home prices have continued their rise across the country, according to the March 2018 results from the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller...
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It’s Been 12 Years Since Home Prices Have Appreciated This Quickly: Zillow

National median home values are rising at their fastest pace in 12 years, according to findings from the the April Zillow Real Estate Market...
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MBA: Mortgage Applications Decrease While Rates Inch Higher

Mortgage applications decreased 2.6% from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week...

NAR: Low Supply, Lack of Affordability Continue to Hinder Market

A stronger economy, wage growth and an improving job market are expected to march home sales and prices higher in 2018, but low supply...

Zillow: Tax Policy Potentially Good for the Housing Market

Zillow’s recent Housing Aspirations Report claims that last year’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act could result in tens of billions of dollars being reinvested...

ATTOM: Nevada Homeowners on the Move

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ Q1 2018 Pre-Mover Housing Index, the highest pre-mover index score in the first quarter was in Nevada (200), indicating...

California Sales Slide While Prices Rise

California's spring housing market showed mixed results, as home sales cooled in April and home prices continued to accelerate, especially in the San Francisco...

Survey Finds Low Confidence in ‘Unhealthy’ Housing Market

According to ValueInsured’s most recent Modern Homebuyer Survey, Americans’ desire to own a home is high (79%, among non-homeowners), but 67% of respondents believe...

Housing Starts Dipped 3.7% in April, But Were Up 10.5% Compared with Last Year

“The annual increase sends an optimistic message for the housing market as it signals some relief for the housing shortage.”

The Pace of Home-Price Growth Picked Up in Q1

According to the latest quarterly report from the National Association of Realtors, the national median existing single-family home price in the first quarter was...

2018 Sees Strongest Start For Home Price Appreciation Since 2005

Median home prices rose by 1.24% nationally since the start of 2018, with both January and February having their strongest respective single-month growth rates in 13 years.

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